93% of teens have written something for themselves or just for fun in the past year

All teensWrite notes or letters to otherpeople64%Write in a journal34Do short writing, from aparagraph to one page31Do creative writing, such as plays,poetry, fiction or short stories25Write music or lyrics25Create audio, video, PowerPointor multimedia presentations16Write essays8Write computer programs6Source: Pew Inrernet Project

All teens
Write notes or letters to other
Write in a journal 34
Do short writing, from a
paragraph to one page
Do creative writing, such as plays,
poetry, fiction or short stories
Write music or lyrics 25
Create audio, video, PowerPoint
or multimedia presentations
Write essays 8
Write computer programs 6
Source: Pew Inrernet Project